You may be one of the people wondering why Uganda is called the Pearl of Africa yet Africa has many beautiful countries and attractions. But Uganda’s rare incredible attractions and experience is what creates the difference. The Presence of stunning national parks, beautiful lakes and rivers, challenging wild nature, wildlife, birds and primates that make most wild forests worth visiting is the reason why Uganda attract many travelers across the globe and was named the Pearl of Africa by Winston Churchill hill after his tour in Africa.
Beautiful Lakes & Rivers
Any trip to Uganda unveils the wonderful beauty of Lake Victoria which is one of the great lakes in Africa and the third biggest in the world. The lake is known for eye catching sunset views, fishing, beach tourism, water adventure and scenic views that make many visitors form Entebbe airport to stop for photos and glimpse of Lake Victoria a large fresh water lake in Africa. Uganda has many Lakes and rivers in different parts of the country including national parks and cities. The Nile and its source in Jinja is another, Lake Albert, Lake Edward, Lake Kyoga and various natural waterfalls.
Stunning National Parks
Some of the world’s most beautiful places for a vacation are national parks that Uganda has especially Kidepo Valley the most spectacular Park, Bwindi forest National Park and Mgahinga an incredible reserve for gorilla trekking safaris in Africa as well as Kibale forest National Park a famous chimpanzee trekking capital.
Bwindi National Park & Mgahinga the top amazing reserves and a home to endangered mountain gorillas, golden monkeys, volcanoes, several primate species, birds and the exciting culture of the forest people. Many mountain gorilla trekking safaris have been enjoyed by tourists a reason for the high demand of gorilla tourism and conservation for all wild habitats in the country.
Kidepo Valley National Park a home of breathtaking landscape which ends in the rugged horizon. The great wildlife concentration and rich culture of Karamajong has attracted many tourists to Uganda safari tours. The park excellent savannah vegetation and landscape is something every visitor to Uganda cherishes.
Kibale Forest National Park the most spectacular chimpanzee trekking capital and a place to view various primate species and birds in Uganda presents the best exceptional nature beauty that confirms the phase “ Pearl of Africa”. Many chimpanzee habituation and trekking tours are carried out by tourists who visit Uganda and a perfect place for all primate lovers.
Challenging wild Nature
Uganda has a great challenging wild nature of hills and mountains from lush green fields, dominant mountains and volcanoes whether you are after hiking, mountaineering or wildlife viewing. Find inspiring mountain climbing safaris, volcano hiking safaris and wildlife viewing safaris in famous locations like Mount Rwenzori, Mount Elgon, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Murchison Fall National Park, and Mgahinga National Park etc.